Edgar Wright Turned Down Directing ‘An American Werewolf In London’ Remake

We at Discussing Film learned at a special ‘Shaun of the Dead’ Q&A Screening with Edgar Wright that Edgar Wright was offered to direct the upcoming remake of An American Werewolf in London. Wright clarified that he believes An American Werewolf in London is a "desert island movie" and he wouldn't want to see it…

Hartley Sawyer Talks Ralph Dibny, The Tone Of ‘The Flash’ Season 5, The 100th Episode & Much More. (Exclusive Interview)

I had the chance to sit down with Hartley Sawyer who plays the Enlongated Man on The CW’s ‘The Flash’ where we got to discuss all things Flash and Enlongated-Related. INTERVIEWER: How did you first get into the acting industry? Hartley Sawyer: After college, I relocated from the East Coast to LA. I had no…

The Favourite review – An Absurd, Rousing and Tragic Joy | London Film Festival 2018

The new film from Yorgos Lanthimos is brilliant in all of it’s absurdity, in this 18th century English black comedy branching far away from the traditional royal period dramas. Exploring the connection between the main three characters who play a twisted game of power. Lanthimos’ take on a documented period from the outside world delves into the inner workings of the bizarre…

Suspiria review – A Masterful, Maddening Bone-chilling Vision | London Film Festival 2018

The new film from Luca Guadagnino is nothing short of a masterpiece, coming off ‘Call Me By Your Name’ he has returned with a bone-chilling film tapping into your very core, Guadagnino like Madame Blanc (Tilda Swinton) transmits his work through a visionary eye with heavy symbolism littered throughout. A deeper subtext of post-war Germany can be seen along with the…

BoJack Horseman Season 5 – The Complexities of Accountability and Forgiveness

If you’ve never watched Netflix’s tremendously original BoJack Horseman, you need to stop whatever it is that you’re doing and start right now. BoJack is easily and immediately one of the greatest shows not just currently on television, but in television history. Its wildly imaginative and well-defined world, its deeply relatable and layered characters, and its…

“First Man” – The Price of Progress

When it comes to movies about space, you usually end up with a couple of different options. There are the more technical, behind-the-scenes dramas of the specifications surrounding space missions (Hidden Figures), or tales of survival in the harshest environment in existence, combined with majestic imagery of the final frontier (Apollo 13, Gravity). First Man…

Bad Times at the El Royale review – A Masterly-crafted Stylised Neo-noir

A riveting tale of seven strangers and a motel. Lead by 60’s R&B music, incredible performances and Goddard’s extreme precision. This neo-noir thriller serves us with the passionate vision of writer-director Drew Goddard (Cabin in the Woods) - using narrative in an effective shocking way, telling a grand story from the perspective of these curious…

Apostle review – Visceral, grounded Fable littered with surprises

Apostle is a chilling horror tale presented in a visceral yet grounded way in story and visuals. Directed by Gareth Evans (The Raid), this soul-tearing fable is ripe with glory in it’s wonderful darkness. We follow Thomas Richardson (Dan Stevens), when just arriving home from his own war is plunged into a rescue mission to save his…

A Re-Imagining of ‘Universal Solider’ Is In The Works With Richard Wenk Set To Write The Script (EXCLUSIVE)

During a interview with screenwriter Richard Wenk (‘The Equalizer’), he revealed that a re-imagining of ‘Universal Solider’ is in the works with Todd Black and Jason Blumenthal set to produce the film. Although the original features two main characters, the re-imagining will only feature a sole solider. The script is set to be turned in…

RUMOR: Bryce Dallas Howard, Taika Waititi & Jon Favreau To Have Roles In ‘Star Wars: The Mandalorian’ TV Series (EXCLUSIVE)

With the ‘Star Wars’ TV Series titled ‘The Mandalorian’ entering production with Deborah Chow, Bryce Dallas Howard, Taika Waititi, Rick Famiuywa set to direct episodes with Dave Filoni set to direct the first episode, the cast for the show is soon to come out, although the cast members below are already involved in the show,…